Collin Clark

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Full Metal Fandom: Why Heavy Metal Inspires Such Devotion

Like that fermented shark delicacy which people with giant beards eat in Iceland, heavy metal is not something that you can be persuaded to like. You …

How to Start a Band

It's easy: You just start a band. But what does that mean, exactly?<p><i>The Guide to Life is exactly what it sounds like:a guide on how to live. The world is entering a different time, so across different verticals at VICE, we're exploring what it means to be alive today, and how you can be your best</i> …

5-Minute Workout: Triple Your Workout Results

The Benefit<p>Research shows combining dumbbells and resistance bands can increase lower-body strength three times as fast (and upper-body strength …

The Last of Us Cinematic Playthrough is your next favorite TV show to binge-watch

Any modern gamer with at least half a brain recognizes the power of Naughty Dog’s action-adventure survival horror video game, <i>The Last of Us</i>. Ever …

Brand New Not Releasing Album This Year, Playing Devil And God In Full On Tour

Brand New are not releasing an album this year, despite some teasing and new songs that hinted at the contrary. In a statement that the band has just …

57 amazing space screenshots for your desktop

A lot of our favorite games are set in space, and it’s no coincidence that many of those games are absurdly gorgeous. We want to look at beautiful …

Awesome gadget transforms your smartphone into a head-up display for your car

Your neighbor up the block just paid $60,000 for some fancy car and <i>still</i> had to pay another $800 or even $1,000 or more to add a head-up display, …

Reporter walks out of interview after 'Warcraft' director defends movie against criticism

The latest video-game adaptation, "Warcraft," hasn't been a huge hit among critics. One in particular, BBC News interviewer Adam Rosser, all but declared war on the film's director, Duncan Jones.<p>After about five minutes of inquiring about Jones' stylistic and narrative choices for the adaptation, …

9 Summer Drink Ideas for Your Long Lazy Weekend

Hello summer! Symbolically, at least.<p>Every Friday around these parts, we celebrate Happy Hour, where we toss tasty booze in a shaker—or fill a glass …

Ice Cream

This Week in Gear: May 23-27

<i>Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of the best new gear pulled</i> …

The 20 Scariest Horror Movies of the Last Decade

Since 2006, we’ve had enough horror remakes and sequels to last a century. But we’ve actually had some terrifying new entries into the genre, too. As …

Horror

Overwatch Character Guide: Abilities And Strategy Tips

With 22 heroes to choose from, there’s a lot of variety to Overwatch. Each hero has their own abilities, strengths, and strategies that really make …

PC Gaming

Hush-hush startup Human unveils core functions of its flagship audio product

Listen closely: The secretive Seattle startup Human Inc. has offered a glimpse of what it has in store to disrupt audio technology by sharing …

Yes, Overwatch has a story. Here's everything you need to know

There's a story in Overwatch. It isn't rammed in your face, it doesn't get in the way of the action, but it is there. I didn't know much at all about …

Overwatch

Doom player finishes game on hardest difficulty without dying

Doom player and YouTuber Zero Master has bested id Software's latest shooter on its hardest difficulty setting without dying.<p>That's actually a …

Watch how Super Mario 64 is teaching millions the nitty-gritty of game design

These videos are fascinating, even for the layman<p>YouTuber pannenkeok2012 uploaded a new video in his series of <i>Super Mario 64</i> programming lessons yesterday. Watch above to learn how the random number generator (RNG) works in the classic Nintendo 64 game, making Bob-ombs blink and determining the …

Game Design

Here's help with finding the perfect Overwatch group

Quite a few of us in the office have become rather smitten with Overwatch, Blizzard's first foray into the first-person shooter market that's due out …

Ruiner is a neon-bright swords and guns game that will brook no blunders

Kill Kill Kill DIE DIE DIE<p>Kuba Stylinski is pretty good at <i>Ruiner</i>.<p>He can twitch-zip his way between enemies using the right mouse click dash, taking down the bad guys with his swords. He pops up the shield at just the right time and sprays gunfire as he slides around the screen, avoiding incoming …

Gaming Industry

How to upgrade your character and craft the best weapons in Dark Souls 3

PREPARE TO DIE LESS<p>Your journey through Lothric doesn't end here. Be sure to check out the rest of Polygon's <i>Dark Souls 3</i> guide , which offers everything from tips for beginners and returning masochists to detailed walkthroughs of every area — including all of the secret, bonus content.<p>Crafting …

EVE Online Is Moving Towards Its Largest Conflict in History

After two years of relative peace, various recent events are dragging the players of online space MMO <i>EVE Online</i> towards another massive war. This …

Ten Isometric Action RPGs Worth Trying

They’ve been called many things over the years. Isometric RPGs, hack’n’slash RPGs, ARPGs, Diablo clones. But one thing is certain: They wouldn’t …

[TA Deals] This Complete Game Developer Course will teach you everything about making video games

Have you ever wanted to become a Game Developer? It takes a lot of time and money to follow that path through traditional avenues of education. …

Fallout 4 Player Beats Impossible Battle In The Best Way

For most players, getting killed immediately after entering a new area in <i>Fallout 4</i> is enough to reconsider playing that level at all. FischiPiSti is …

As Problems Persist, Batman: Arkham Knight PC Full Refunds Available

Batman: Arkham Knight returned to PC this week, but players continued to report problems. Now, Warner Bros. has announced an unconditional refund program for people who want their money back.<p>"We are very sorry that many of our customers continue to be unhappy with the PC version of Batman: Arkham …

5 Easy Router Tweaks for Faster, More Secure Wifi

Your router might look like an impenetrable black box of internet mystery, but tweaking a few settings under the hood is easier than you might think. …

Watch Fallout 4 Composer Inon Zur Perform Main Theme on Piano, It'll Give You Goose Bumps

Fallout 4 developer Bethesda has published a piece looking at the making of the game's music and shining a spotlight on Inon Zur, who is scoring the upcoming open-world RPG.<p>Over the course of the fascinating piece, Zur discusses his process, which includes doing things like walking around in his …

Watch the Disney animator behind ‘The Little Mermaid’ and ‘Aladdin’ paint in virtual reality

The artist who showed us a whole new world in <i>Aladdin</i> twirls in a kind of dance — no ordinary paintbrush in hand — and asks himself, “What is this …

HiddenHUB Smart Speaker Unveiled (video)

Hidden the makers of the popular and very unique portable Bluetooth speaker that originally launched over on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website …

'Metal Gear Solid V' was supposed to have a third chapter

Many will tell you that <i>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain</i> comes across as rushed at times. While there's a lot to do, it's light on story -- a sharp contrast with earlier <i>Metal Gear</i> games, which are notorious for their epic-length cutscenes. However, there's now evidence suggesting that the …

Metal Gear

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Body Language